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SC Rewind: When Horse Was King

October 14, 2017:

This week's Rewind is a bit different from the usual; it's all about horses but with less to do with actual harness racing. Robert has penned a mainly pictorial piece that shows a wide variety of horse types that once provided our forefathers with a wide range of services....read on

SC Rewind: Years Ago - 1960s

October 7, 2017:

In this week's 'Rewind,' Robert Smith reflects on the decade of the 1960s, a time of great growth in popularity surrounding all areas of harness racing. A number of performers both human and equine are recalled, along with a few old photographs that depict the times....read on

SC Rewind: Small-Town Tracks

September 30, 2017:

In this week's edition of Rewind, Robert Smith takes a trip back to 1969 and recalls a couple of small town tracks that played an important role in the 'Farm System' of harness racing at that time....read on

SC Rewind: Rambling Willie Visits Dresden

September 23, 2017:

In this week's edition of Rewind, Robert Smith recalls the visit of one of the sport's most famous horses to a small town track in southwestern Ontario....read on

SC Rewind: The One & Only Fan Hanover

September 16, 2017:

In this week's Rewind story Robert Smith remembers the great pacing filly Fan Hanover and reviews parts of her phenomenal three-year racing career....read on

SC Rewind: The Maple Leaf Trot

September 9, 2017:

In this week's Rewind Robert Smith takes a look back in time to a special Maple Leaf Trot edition from almost 50 years ago. He also revives some early year history of this great annual event....read on

SC Rewind: Years Ago - 1950s

September 2, 2017:

In this week's edition of Rewind Robert Smith takes a look back to the decade of the 1950s and surveys some of the action taking place at various tracks and even a few sales results from that period in time....read on

SC Rewind: A Night At Leamington

August 26, 2017:

In this week's edition of Rewind, Robert Smith recaps a night of racing from just over 28 years ago at Canada's most Southerly racetrack and also one of its oldest....read on

Rewind: Stanley Dancer Remembered

August 21, 2017:

In this week's edition of Rewind Robert Smith recalls the career of a truly great U.S. horseman, the late Stanley Dancer. He made countless trips to Canadian tracks and set many records during those visits....read on

SC Rewind: Breaking The Barrier

August 12, 2017:

In this week's Rewind Robert Smith takes readers back some 58 years ago to July 22, 1959. He recalls the details and the excitement that made up one of the greatest happenings in Canadian harness racing history....read on

SC Rewind: Years Ago - 1940s

August 5, 2017:

In this week's edition of Rewind, Robert Smith takes a rather long look back to the decade of the 1940s as he recalls a number of names and events of the times....read on

SC Rewind: Campbell's Many Miles

July 29, 2017:

In this week's edition of Rewind Robert Smith offers his personal salute to harness racing icon John Campbell, who is currently having a very special weekend highlighted by his final drive at Clinton on Sunday afternoon....read on

SC Rewind: Legends Day Memories

July 22, 2017:

In this week's edition of Rewind, Robert Smith recalls the relatively short but extremely interesting history surrounding the ever-popular Legends Day held every other year at Clinton Raceway....read on

SC Rewind: The Starting Gate Turns 70

July 15, 2017:

In today's Rewind Robert Smith reminds us that this year Canadian harness racing will quietly observe a rather important milestone in its long and colourful history....read on

SC Rewind: Years Ago - 1930s

July 8, 2017:

In this week's Rewind, Robert Smith delves fairly deep into the sport's archives to recall many items of interest from the decade of the 1930s in the monthly feature Years Ago. As many of the old pictures portray, things were a bit different back then compared to today....read on


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